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TheBaldyMan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-16-07 10:45 AM
Response to Reply #26
29. I read the text and nowhere does it say that an attack is allowed on Iran
there is lots of shameless untruths and propaganda, Iran is accused of being a state sponsor of terrorism, but nowhere does it give a green light for an attack on anybody.

It is an excuse to slander Iran every two months that is all.

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  -97-0 Vote for Lieberman Amendment! 97 Senators want War with Iran??? (including Feingold?) KoKo01  Jul-16-07 09:46 AM   #0 
  - Is this the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution for the Iranian War? n/t  shain from kane   Jul-16-07 09:48 AM   #1 
  - It's not a vote for war with Iran  bryant69   Jul-16-07 09:48 AM   #2 
  - If you go to the link and read the whole article you will see it's NOT what you say...  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 09:51 AM   #4 
  - OK let's read the article  bryant69   Jul-16-07 10:00 AM   #10 
  - Do you remember the Iraq War Resolution? And the Senators who claimed it didn't give Bush authority  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 10:04 AM   #14 
     - That bit didn't make a lot of sense to me  bryant69   Jul-16-07 10:10 AM   #18 
     - Well...your conclusion is the worry....  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 10:25 AM   #23 
     - Congress's perception of the President is different than our own  bryant69   Jul-16-07 10:30 AM   #25 
        - It's surprising that Senators like Boxer, Feingold, Kennedy, Levin  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 10:34 AM   #27 
           - I disagree with that assertion  bryant69   Jul-16-07 10:39 AM   #28 
     - What if the Administration just jumps into a war with Iran and uses  Rex   Jul-16-07 12:59 PM   #41 
        - I suppose they could  bryant69   Jul-16-07 01:19 PM   #42 
           - True, they could, but innocuous bills like this one give them a wooden  Rex   Jul-16-07 01:24 PM   #43 
     - You nailed it right there.  Dr.Phool   Jul-16-07 10:11 AM   #19 
  - I agree with you and ....  snappyturtle   Jul-16-07 10:15 AM   #21 
  - and whose intelligence will they rely on to determine that connection? oh riiiight  Lerkfish   Jul-16-07 09:55 AM   #8 
  - even better THEY FUCKING OUTSOURCED INTEL!  mod mom   Jul-16-07 03:52 PM   #67 
  - Now Let's Tag An Ammedment To It...  KharmaTrain   Jul-16-07 10:02 AM   #12 
  - That's not a bad idea  bryant69   Jul-16-07 10:04 AM   #13 
  - Kharma...where do we get the votes for an Amendment to the Amendment that won Overwhelmingly.  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 04:47 PM   #72 
  - Right! ..and the IWR was not a vote for WAR with Iraq....  bvar22   Jul-16-07 02:13 PM   #53 
  - Well the Iraq War Resolution was called the Iraq War Resolution  bryant69   Jul-16-07 02:59 PM   #57 
  - hahahaha  Jacobin   Jul-16-07 07:39 PM   #78 
  - 97 Senators are either terrified of AIPAC or in their back pocket.  NoodleyAppendage   Jul-16-07 09:50 AM   #3 
  - The AIPAC "boogeyman."  Behind the Aegis   Jul-16-07 12:09 PM   #35 
     - The AIPAC "ostrich with head in sand" defenders.  NoodleyAppendage   Jul-16-07 01:24 PM   #44 
     - What a poorly crafted response.  Behind the Aegis   Jul-16-07 01:29 PM   #47 
        - Not worth arguing with you. n/t  NoodleyAppendage   Jul-16-07 01:32 PM   #48 
           - There was no arguing, as you have no point.  Behind the Aegis   Jul-16-07 01:36 PM   #49 
     - It may be a boogeyman,  NCevilDUer   Jul-16-07 01:56 PM   #50 
        - Interesting.  Behind the Aegis   Jul-16-07 02:04 PM   #52 
           - What about the power of the anti-semitism threat?  NoodleyAppendage   Jul-16-07 02:43 PM   #54 
              - More nonsense.  Behind the Aegis   Jul-16-07 02:47 PM   #55 
              - Considering that most Jewish Americans DO NOT want a war with Iran...  LeftishBrit   Jul-16-07 02:57 PM   #56 
                 - Maybe those Jewish Americans should reign in the lobby?  NoodleyAppendage   Jul-16-07 03:25 PM   #60 
                    - A majority of Jewish Americans did vote against Bush...  LeftishBrit   Jul-16-07 06:01 PM   #75 
  - i havent researched it but i have to think if feingold voted for it that  bullimiami   Jul-16-07 09:52 AM   #5 
  - a little more from the article explains some of's a snip:  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 09:56 AM   #9 
     - Feingold is stuck on this one  wtmusic   Jul-16-07 10:05 AM   #15 
        - I agree  knowledgeispwr   Jul-16-07 12:29 PM   #38 
        - And when there is a terrorist attack which is "conclusively proved"  NCevilDUer   Jul-16-07 02:04 PM   #51 
  - They probably don't want the right-wing press to be able to paint them as 'unpatriotic'  LeftishBrit   Jul-16-07 09:53 AM   #6 
  - If I were Harry Reid  SoFlaJet   Jul-16-07 09:55 AM   #7 
  - By this "logic"?? shouldn't we be looking at Saudi Arabia's involvment  dkofos   Jul-16-07 10:02 AM   #11 
  - Good Point and Josh Marshall mentions this in his link to the article I posted this a.m.  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 10:07 AM   #16 
  - The article may be mistaken in its conclusions  TheBaldyMan   Jul-16-07 10:07 AM   #17 
  - Scanning your PDF link to the language of the Amendment shows that this  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 10:30 AM   #26 
     - I read the text and nowhere does it say that an attack is allowed on Iran  TheBaldyMan   Jul-16-07 10:45 AM   #29 
        - I think you've got it!  LeftishBrit   Jul-16-07 10:56 AM   #30 
           - But you know how Bush/Cheney let things sort of "get out of hand."  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 03:44 PM   #63 
  - Feingold has always said that MILITARY ACTION aginst Iran IS NOT OFF THE TABLE.  xultar   Jul-16-07 10:13 AM   #20 
  - The Iran War Train is gathering steam..  citizen_jane   Jul-16-07 10:17 AM   #22 
  - A genuinely helpful thread! K&R  FredStembottom   Jul-16-07 10:26 AM   #24 
  - Why did the Bush Junta need a Senate resolution to investigate a matter  Peace Patriot   Jul-16-07 11:04 AM   #31 
  - deja vu all over again ...  Everybody   Jul-16-07 11:54 AM   #32 
  - Aren't you glad we have 2 parties that are totally different and represent a myriad of views?  Beelzebud   Jul-16-07 11:55 AM   #33 
  - from  LSK   Jul-16-07 12:01 PM   #34 
  - OOH I bet he's feeling all puffed up and important.. n/t  SoCalDem   Jul-16-07 12:09 PM   #36 
  - So whose taking bets as to when the war with Iran starts? nt  Javaman   Jul-16-07 12:27 PM   #37 
  - Different interpretation  knowledgeispwr   Jul-16-07 12:32 PM   #39 
  - The frame is confrontational and not conducive to diplomacy. n/t  sfexpat2000   Jul-16-07 01:25 PM   #45 
     - Perhaps...  knowledgeispwr   Jul-16-07 03:38 PM   #61 
     - The resolution is confrontational and undermines any diplomatic  sfexpat2000   Jul-16-07 03:51 PM   #66 
     - excellent point.  tomp   Jul-16-07 11:15 PM   #83 
  - this will look great in 08 if we try to run as anti-war in Iran  librechik   Jul-16-07 12:50 PM   #40 
  - Koko01, will you help me sponsor a call in day about this vote?  sfexpat2000   Jul-16-07 01:27 PM   #46 
  - I just got back to this thread....I'll PM you.  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 03:45 PM   #64 
     - Okay.  sfexpat2000   Jul-16-07 03:49 PM   #65 
  - What About Saudi Fucking Arabia????!!!!  Bushwick Bill   Jul-16-07 03:01 PM   #58 
  - Seems it's meant to be kept quiet as if LAT's isn't good enough.......  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 08:04 PM   #82 
  - When they investigate, they will find Kucinich under Ahmedinijad's desk.  churchofreality   Jul-16-07 03:02 PM   #59 
  - pass the popcorn n/t  conspirator   Jul-16-07 03:38 PM   #62 
  - I thought the Liebermen amendment was to require the administration to issue a report to the Senate  in_cog_ni_to   Jul-16-07 03:53 PM   #68 
  - "Baldy Man" post on this thread #17 Gives link to the PDF of Amendment Language...  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 04:21 PM   #69 
  - what about being fooled twice don't you get...  loveandlight   Jul-16-07 04:25 PM   #70 
     - No. I don't believe the Senate agreed that Iran has been doing harm to the troops, but the amendment  in_cog_ni_to   Jul-16-07 04:47 PM   #71 
        - When you get a's important to read...  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 04:52 PM   #73 
           - Here's the Amendment. a non-PDF. That asshole Lieberman must have a running file on Iran because  in_cog_ni_to   Jul-16-07 05:47 PM   #74 
              - Thanks for putting it out there in Real Write...not like PDF so EVERYONE can SEE THIS!  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 07:34 PM   #76 
              - It's very bad and it's quite OBVIOUS where Lieberman wants to go with that.  in_cog_ni_to   Jul-16-07 07:43 PM   #80 
              - Did you see the "sense of congress" section near the end (b1 and b2)? That's the part  wiggs   Jul-16-07 07:40 PM   #79 
                 - LAT's says it's Saudi Insurgents Murdering American Troops, though...  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 07:43 PM   #81 
                 - "sense of congress" sounds like "the gut feeling of Chertoff" n/t  CGowen   Jul-17-07 09:16 AM   #87 
  - Seems what's said on this Thread isn't ALONE...DU'er "kpete" just posted THIS!  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 07:37 PM   #77 
  - Yes, Feingold wants war with Iran  Freddie Stubbs   Jul-16-07 11:59 PM   #84 
  - they are all whores  Skittles   Jul-17-07 12:44 AM   #85 
  - All The NSA Intercepts Went Straight to AIPAC  AndyTiedye   Jul-17-07 02:37 AM   #86 
  - Questions make baby Jesus cry  mdmc   Jul-17-07 09:57 AM   #88 

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